School Teacher Challenges Unions in US Supreme Court
Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and Rebecca Friedrichs… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
Rebecca Friedrichs is our guest today on Faith and Freedom. She is a school teacher in California that challenged the unions and took the case all the way to the United States Supreme Court.
Mat Staver: Rebecca, welcome to Faith and Freedom. I met you earlier this year at an event in California, and got to know a little bit more about your personal story. Certainly I and many others around the country were aware of the legal case that you were involved in.
Tell us how you, as a school teacher, for so many years, got involved to the point where you wanted to take on the unions.
Rebecca Friedrichs: Sure. Well, starting from when I was a student teacher, all the way until about year 25 in my career, I discovered that, no matter how hard I tried, both within the union and without, I could not make my voice heard. So I’ll just start by telling you what happened when I was a student teacher…
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